Tag: International Criminal Court

Africa’s growing diplomatic backlash against ‘Israeli apartheid’ amid US’ Gaza-Ukraine hypocrisy

November 16, 2023

South Africa’s top diplomat has called on Israel to stop “this real crime against humanity” unfolding in Gaza, pointing to "very clear similarities" between Israel’s ... Read More

ICC prosecutor frees ex-Central African militia leader after dropping charges

October 20, 2023

The International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor announced on Thursday (19 October) that it had released Maxime Mokom because all war crimes charges levied against the ... Read More

Ivorian State distances from Gbagbo’s radiation on vote register

May 25, 2023

The administration of the Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara denied Wednesday any wrongdoing and connection with the decision by the Electoral commission to revoke former President ... Read More

“Historical” trial opens with ex-Guinea military ruler blamed for 2009 stadium massacre

September 29, 2022

Former Guinean president and military ruler Moussa Dadis Camara and 10 other men are set to face trial for a 2009 stadium massacre that saw ... Read More

Coalition Set up to Protect Rights of Children in Polisario-Controlled Tindouf Camps

February 14, 2022

Child rights activists, university professors, journalists and civil society advocates have set up lately a coalition dedicated to the protection of the rights of children ... Read More

Libyan authorities reject the candidacy of Gaddafi’s son

November 25, 2021

Libya's electoral authority on Wednesday rejected the candidacy of Seif al-Islam for the presidential election scheduled for December 24. Wanted by the International Criminal Court ... Read More

Sudan: International Criminal Court Prosecutor Visits Darfur

June 1, 2021

Fatou Bensouda met with authorities and representatives of communities affected by the genocide. The Gambian jurist is nearing the end of her term, but she ... Read More

Gbagbo, Blé Goudé “are free to return to Côte d’Ivoire”, President Ouattara says

April 8, 2021

President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d'Ivoire on Wednesday gave the green light for his arch-rival ex-president Laurent Gbagbo and his former youth minister Charles Blé ... Read More

Mali: ICC grants 1.8 billion CFA francs for compensation and reparation of Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi’s victims

November 30, 2020

Four years after the International Criminal Court (ICC) sentenced Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi to nine years in prison for war crimes and the destruction ... Read More

ICC prosecutor seeks war crimes charges against Malian jihadi

July 9, 2019

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday asked judges to approve war crimes and crimes against humanity charges against a Malian jihadi ... Read More